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SNP – Google News

SNP will go for minority administration in Edinburgh – The Scotsman


The Scotsman

SNP will go for minority administration in Edinburgh
The Scotsman
THE SNP is set to take control of the city council as a minority administration – but still hopes Labour bosses will give the go-ahead for a coalition at a later date. The Nationalists are expected to put forward a list of nominations for committee
Scottish Labour can tackle the SNP and kick out the ToriesScottish Daily Record
Key battlegrounds: Tory confidence rankles in Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk, but SNP will need to fight hard to winThe National
Election 2017: SNP going for a hat-trick of city victoriesGlasgow Evening Times
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all 74 news articles »

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 10:31 am

Labour and SNP take control of Dumfries and Galloway Council – BBC News


BBC News

Labour and SNP take control of Dumfries and Galloway Council
BBC News
A coalition between Labour and the SNP has taken control of Dumfries and Galloway Council. It means the Conservative group, which won most seats at the recent elections, is kept out of the administration. Between them Labour and the SNP have 22 seats …

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Posted on 23 May 2017 | 10:17 am

Manchester Arena attack: Sturgeon confirms Scots in hospital after bombing – BBC News


The Courier

Manchester Arena attack: Sturgeon confirms Scots in hospital after bombing
BBC News
She vowed: "The terrorists will never win and our values, our country and our way of life will always prevail." The SNP had been due to publish its manifesto in Edinburgh, but the party confirmed early on Tuesday morning that event had been postponed.
SNP cancels manifesto launch as election campaigning suspended after Manchester attackThe Courier

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Posted on 23 May 2017 | 7:35 am

The Scottish voters at the heart of a Tory-SNP battle – BBC News


BBC News

The Scottish voters at the heart of a Tory-SNP battle
BBC News
In the south of Scotland, the towns of Selkirk, Dumfries and Stranraer sit within three constituencies that all voted heavily against Scottish independence. With very narrow margins separating the Conservatives and SNP, they could swing either way.
SNP Election Policy Document Launch Postponed After Manchester AttackU.S. News & World Report
SNP says sorry for attacking TV debate nurseFinancial Times
Tories: SNP 'never accepted' 2014 indyref resultThe Scotsman
Press and Journal –Telegraph.co.uk –iNews
all 171 news articles »

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 2:09 am

Exclusive: SNP manifesto pledges to undo charity ‘gagging’ law – iNews


iNews

Exclusive: SNP manifesto pledges to undo charity 'gagging' law
iNews
The SNP will promise to fight for the repeal of controversial laws that “gag” charities during elections when it unveils its manifesto on Tuesday, i can reveal. The document will say the Transparency of Lobbying Act is unfairly restricting the

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 12:01 am

SNP to insist on Scotland’s right to chose Brexit or independence – Reuters


Reuters

SNP to insist on Scotland's right to chose Brexit or independence
Reuters
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon of the SNP will ask voters in a June 8 general election to "strengthen Scotland's hand against an extreme Brexit that will put tens of thousands of Scottish jobs at risk." Sturgeon runs Scotland's devolved government and

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 11:16 pm

Smear tactics a sure sign of an SNP campaign in trouble – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

Smear tactics a sure sign of an SNP campaign in trouble
Telegraph.co.uk
Greater sin there cannot be in the Nats' lexicon than to have a Conservative connection and in no time at all the whole of the SNP twitter brigade piled in. Oh yes, I should also mention that up to his oxters in helping to propagate the lie about

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 11:01 pm

Nicola Sturgeon’s SNP, like Tony Blair’s New Labour, is heading for a crash landing – New Statesman


New Statesman

Nicola Sturgeon's SNP, like Tony Blair's New Labour, is heading for a crash landing
New Statesman
If there was one thing the SNP and New Labour had in common, it was the hope. Both offered themselves as a burning torch of optimism to publics that had become tired of the same old gang running things in the same old way. Both promised a fairer, more …

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Posted on 22 May 2017 | 1:02 pm

The SNP’s nurse attack has exposed the nasty underbelly of nationalism – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

The SNP's nurse attack has exposed the nasty underbelly of nationalism
Telegraph.co.uk
To the uninitiated, this was a reference – presumably intended to be a pejorative one – to Sturgeon's husband, Peter Murrell, the chief executive of the SNP. No one in the venue had the slightest idea why this form of description was used, except, we

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 11:44 am

Conservatives look to edge out SNP in Scotland’s most marginal seat – Financial Times


Financial Times

Conservatives look to edge out SNP in Scotland's most marginal seat
Financial Times
But after quadrupling his party's share of the vote in 2015, local SNP MP Calum Kerr must now attempt what could be an even greater political feat of retaining the seat. A revival in Scottish Tory fortunes and perceptions that the SNP has peaked are …
SNP makes pledge to older votersBBC News
SNP bid to reset Brexit debate after indyref2 setbackThe Scotsman
The Guardian view on the election in Scotland: a pivotal poll for the SNPThe Guardian
Spectator.co.uk (blog) –Herald Scotland –Telegraph.co.uk
all 254 news articles »

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 7:14 am

SNP – BingNews

SNP will go for minority administration in Edinburgh

THE SNP is set to take control of the city council as a minority administration – but still hopes Labour bosses will give the go-ahead for a coalition at a later date. The Nationalists are expected to put forward a list of nominations for committee …

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 4:53 am

The Scottish voters at the heart of a Tory-SNP battle

In the south of Scotland, the towns of Selkirk, Dumfries and Stranraer sit within three constituencies that all voted heavily against Scottish independence. With very narrow margins separating the Conservatives and SNP, they could swing either way.

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 4:29 am

SNP cancels manifesto launch as election campaigning suspended after Manchester attack

All general election campaigning has been suspended, including the SNP’s manifesto launch, following the Manchester bombing. Flags at the Scottish Parliament flew at half mast following the attack, which killed 22 people. Prime Minister Theresa May is …

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 3:03 am

SNP election policy document launch postponed after Manchester attack

EDINBURGH The launch of the Scottish National Party’s policy offer was suspended on Tuesday after at least 22 people were killed by a suicide bomber at a concert in the English city of Manchester. The presentation of the SNP’s policy document for Britain’s …

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 1:02 am

Nicola Sturgeon hails ’emphatic’ SNP election results

The full results of last week’s council elections have been published by the Electoral Management Board for Scotland. “The local elections are now behind us”. The local government results will be added to data gathered by the party through months of …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 10:15 pm

SNP to insist on Scotland’s right to chose Brexit or independence

The Gordon and MacPhail retail shop is seen in Elgin, Scotland Thomson Reuters EDINBURGH (Reuters) – The Scottish National Party (SNP) will insist on Scotland’s right to decide its own future as Britain leaves the European Union, according to a policy …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 9:46 pm

SNP to publish ‘anti-austerity’ election manifesto

The SNP is to set out a manifesto for June’s general election aimed at ending austerity and investing in public services. Nicola Sturgeon will launch her party’s platform for the vote in Edinburgh. The party will pledge to fight to repeal the Trade …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 9:46 pm

SNP previews CrystalBridge visualisations for SAP S/4HANA

Heidelberg-based SAP applications software and services provider SNP AG, previewed its yet-to-be-released cloud-based discovery solution, CrystalBridge at SAPPHIRE NOW in Orlando, Florida last week, providing a sneak peek at the visualisation …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 5:24 pm

Exclusive: SNP manifesto pledges to undo charity ‘gagging’ law

The SNP will promise to fight for the repeal of controversial laws that “gag” charities during elections when it unveils its manifesto on Tuesday, i can reveal. The document will say the Transparency of Lobbying Act is unfairly restricting the …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 4:09 pm

Tories’ winter fuel payment policy is ‘all over the place’ – SNP

The Scottish National Party has warned that taxpayers north of the border could be “short-changed” by Conservative plans to preserve the winter fuel payment for all Scottish pensioners while limiting it to the poorest in England and Wales. SNP pensions …

Posted on 20 May 2017 | 4:00 am

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